The Global Legal Post | Latesthttp://www.globallegalpost.comThe latest stories from The Global Legal PostThu, 27 Jun 2019en-gb(C) 2019 Global City Media LtdGlobal Legal Post - Latest News &amp; Headlineshttp://www.globallegalpost.comhttp://www.globallegalpost.com/images/feed-image/global-legal-post.pngGlobal legal spend under pressure<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/global-legal-spend-under-pressure-88931218/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_111565982.jpg' border='0'/></a>Four out of five companies plan to reduce their legal spend over the next two years, EY survey finds as organizations globally plan to reduce their legal function costs.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/global-legal-spend-under-pressure-88931218/Wed, 26 Jun 2019 10:06Think-tank general counsel suspended<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/think-tank-general-counsel-suspended-4555464/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/kim-1-500x500.jpg' border='0'/></a>Minnesota think tank general counsel suspended and apologises for remarks in New York Times about Somali refugees as being “very visible.”http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/think-tank-general-counsel-suspended-4555464/Wed, 26 Jun 2019 10:06European legal ops on the rise<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/european-legal-ops-on-the-rise-60162561/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_70591687.jpg' border='0'/></a>Wolters Kluwer's ELM Solutions General Counsel Barometer reveals major expansion of legal operations in Europe.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/european-legal-ops-on-the-rise-60162561/Wed, 26 Jun 2019 10:06Around the house<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-9558281/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/OYO.jpg' border='0'/></a>Quiet week around the house this week sees OYO Hotels welcome new China general counsel and a fintech firm showing unusual commitment to compliance.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-9558281/Wed, 26 Jun 2019 10:06New Clifford Chance apprenticeship scheme<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/new-clifford-chance-apprenticeship-scheme-56749598/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1048652885.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm launches first legal project management apprenticeship to tap new talent market.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/new-clifford-chance-apprenticeship-scheme-56749598/Wed, 26 Jun 2019 08:06Firms sticking to billable hours<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/firms-sticking-to-billable-hours-78242429/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_366750500.jpg' border='0'/></a>Law firm websites talk up alternative fees but reality is somewhat different says analysis.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/firms-sticking-to-billable-hours-78242429/Wed, 26 Jun 2019 08:06Baker McKenzie claims global gender first<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/baker-mckenzie-claims-global-gender-first-89618938/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_481660729.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm lays to claim of being the first global law firm to set 40:40:20 gender targets.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/baker-mckenzie-claims-global-gender-first-89618938/Wed, 26 Jun 2019 09:06Getting down down-under<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/getting-down-down-under-43239778/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_403515808.jpg' border='0'/></a>Depression hits over 60 percent of lawyers in New Zealand and Australia, according to new survey.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/getting-down-down-under-43239778/Tue, 25 Jun 2019 09:06Research highlights gender leadership<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/research-highlights-gender-leadership-28902164/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_654174088.jpg' border='0'/></a>Just 22 percent of equity partners at law firms are women, compared to 61 percent of trainees, but law firms are improving.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/research-highlights-gender-leadership-28902164/Tue, 25 Jun 2019 08:06Patently Fuct<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/patently-fuct-20555707/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/WE_ARE_FUCT_91d4f649-029f-4337-a3c0-cd6c3a88ed4e_600x600.jpg' border='0'/></a>US Supreme Court strikes down ban on 'immoral' or 'scandalous' trademarks, ruling against US patent office attempt to block profane-sounding Fuct brand.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/patently-fuct-20555707/Tue, 25 Jun 2019 08:06Law firms go green online in Ukraine<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/law-firms-go-green-online-in-ukraine-22713551/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_448136404.jpg' border='0'/></a>Top law firms join in new online platform for renewable energy investment coming to Ukraine.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/law-firms-go-green-online-in-ukraine-22713551/Mon, 24 Jun 2019 14:06Ditching appraisals? You bet!<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ditching-appraisals-you-bet!-48344987/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_399505024.jpg' border='0'/></a>Law firm is ditching annual appraisals for continuous feedback in partnership with performance management company.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ditching-appraisals-you-bet!-48344987/Mon, 24 Jun 2019 12:06Australian firms in promotional rounds<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/australian-firms-in-promotional-rounds-43996010/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Australia handshake.jpg' border='0'/></a>It's a busy time for firms in Australia as a number appointments and expansion of practices are rolled out.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/australian-firms-in-promotional-rounds-43996010/Mon, 24 Jun 2019 12:06Kenya goes live with online case management<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/kenya-goes-live-with-online-case-management-22602432/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1353444095.jpg' border='0'/></a>Competition Authority of Kenya has launched a new online Case Management System (CMS) and draft Competition Act Rules due to come into force.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/kenya-goes-live-with-online-case-management-22602432/Fri, 21 Jun 2019 10:06DWF doubling up with Melbourne team<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dwf-doubling-up-with-melbourne-team-68674100/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_236469889.jpg' border='0'/></a>DWF celebrates bringing in Elpis Korosidis Lawyers to expand Australia offering and complement firm's existing banking and finance expertise.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dwf-doubling-up-with-melbourne-team-68674100/Fri, 21 Jun 2019 09:06McGlinchey Stafford steps up to the plate in Boston<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/mcglinchey-stafford-steps-up-to-the-plate-in-boston-32206647/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_110950634.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm adds four accomplished litigators in three states, opens Boston office.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/mcglinchey-stafford-steps-up-to-the-plate-in-boston-32206647/Fri, 21 Jun 2019 09:06MoFo poaches team to boost LatAm business<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/mofo-poaches-team-to-boost-latam-business-66509357/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/mofo-group-photo-miami.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm has poached Greenberg Traurig's Latin America partner Randy Bullard and three others to open an office in Miami.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/mofo-poaches-team-to-boost-latam-business-66509357/Thu, 20 Jun 2019 15:06Academia's 'fake gowns' row going south?<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/academias-fake-gowns-row-going-south-51170743/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_747715915.jpg' border='0'/></a>All lawyers have one thing in common - wearing academic gowns - but passing off controversy is being whipped-up like gowns in a Scottish wind as firm seeks to move case to English court.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/academias-fake-gowns-row-going-south-51170743/Thu, 20 Jun 2019 15:06Fieldfisher hits double digits for third year<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/fieldfisher-hits-double-digits-for-third-year-33372277/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/michael-chissick-and-jp-mcdowell-2.jpg' border='0'/></a>Meeting challenging targets, firm's double-digit growth for third year in a row highlights organic growth, standout jurisdictions and dispute resolution.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/fieldfisher-hits-double-digits-for-third-year-33372277/Thu, 20 Jun 2019 15:06Deloitte uses AI to help clients keep up with tax regulation<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/deloitte-uses-ai-to-help-clients-keep-up-with-tax-regulation-38025980/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1283957017.jpg' border='0'/></a>The 'big 4' accounting collaborates with Signal A.I. to digitize tax regulation monitoring with artificial intelligence.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/deloitte-uses-ai-to-help-clients-keep-up-with-tax-regulation-38025980/Wed, 19 Jun 2019 17:06Around the house<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-61649241/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/ABB_Maria_Varsellona_web1.jpg' border='0'/></a>In mining and cannabis sectors two companies are first-timers in hiring a general counsel, while a couple of counsel jump back over the fence to law firms.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-61649241/Wed, 19 Jun 2019 17:06Benchmark study highlights need for corporate buy-in<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/benchmark-study-highlights-need-for-corporate-buy-in-97208304/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_173796266.jpg' border='0'/></a>NAVEX Global publishes its first ever definitive ethics and compliance program benchmark report.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/benchmark-study-highlights-need-for-corporate-buy-in-97208304/Wed, 19 Jun 2019 17:06Alternative career for two general counsel<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/alternative-career-for-two-general-counsel-44497215/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1248369871.jpg' border='0'/></a>Former MasterCard, 3M general counsel form new ADR firmhttp://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/alternative-career-for-two-general-counsel-44497215/Wed, 19 Jun 2019 17:06French firms in wine partnership<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/french-firms-in-wine-partnership-37166318/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_776296639.jpg' border='0'/></a>Not just wine though as partnership agreement between Stehlin & Associes and BDA brings global to Bordeaux and takes Bordeaux global.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/french-firms-in-wine-partnership-37166318/Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:06Eversheds flags Russian move<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/eversheds-flags-russian-move-34733311/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Russian flag.jpg' border='0'/></a>Eversheds Sutherland Russia merges with domestic firm Tilling Peters, expanding its IP and dispute resolution offering.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/eversheds-flags-russian-move-34733311/Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:06IOSCO says stay as you are<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/iosco-says-stay-as-you-are-82197745/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Cybersecurity6.jpg' border='0'/></a>IOSCO urges authorities to use existing standards to address cyber risk.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/iosco-says-stay-as-you-are-82197745/Wed, 19 Jun 2019 11:06Elevate raises $25 million<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/elevate-raises-$25-million-84263094/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_201983329.jpg' border='0'/></a>$25 million investment from Kayne Partners to fuel continued growth as firm addresses “critical need” in legal market and aims for public listing.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/elevate-raises-$25-million-84263094/Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:06DAC Beachcroft joins up the dots<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dac-beachcroft-joins-up-the-dots-50344786/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_425491573.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm launches dedicated team to drive forward change and innovation within the firm though creation of “BIC” team.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dac-beachcroft-joins-up-the-dots-50344786/Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:06Ashurst advances legal services<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ashurst-advances-legal-services-23582329/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_175977128.jpg' border='0'/></a>Ashurst Advance Delivery announces partnership with Cognia Law to support managed legal services offering.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ashurst-advances-legal-services-23582329/Tue, 18 Jun 2019 07:06Legal teams to grow next six months<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/legal-teams-to-grow-next-six-months-34268808/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_704020903.jpg' border='0'/></a>Driven by litigation and data privacy concerns early half of US law firms and companies plan to expand legal teams within the next six months research predicts.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/legal-teams-to-grow-next-six-months-34268808/Mon, 17 Jun 2019 10:06Football and music disputes dominating UK High Court<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/football-and-music-disputes-dominating-uk-high-court-24495649/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_65884069.jpg' border='0'/></a>Premier League football may be in recess and music festivals in full swing, but football and music bodies are very busy in court.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/football-and-music-disputes-dominating-uk-high-court-24495649/Tue, 18 Jun 2019 09:06Woman law pioneer honored for lifetime achievement<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/woman-law-pioneer-honored-for-lifetime-achievement-90592197/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/iwlamain.jpg' border='0'/></a>Legal profession gathered in Dublin for Irish Law Awards, but the real stars of the show were a retired judge and counsel in controversial cervical smear case.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/woman-law-pioneer-honored-for-lifetime-achievement-90592197/Mon, 17 Jun 2019 10:06DWF celebrate Spanish deal<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dwf-celebrate-spanish-deal-28564314/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_740959210.jpg' border='0'/></a>Exclusive association with RCD follows on from recent international deals to expand global reach.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dwf-celebrate-spanish-deal-28564314/Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:06Damning report reveals a criminal justice system on brink of collapse<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/damning-report-reveals-a-criminal-justice-system-on-brink-of-collapse-23455286/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_488629639.jpg' border='0'/></a>Law Society of England and Wales reports says urgent intervention needed to save the criminal justice system in England and Wales.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/damning-report-reveals-a-criminal-justice-system-on-brink-of-collapse-23455286/Fri, 14 Jun 2019 08:06ICO bombarded “just in case”<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ico-bombarded-just-in-case-73906256/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_758084194.jpg' border='0'/></a>UK is higher than most among EU jursidictions in notifying regulator on GDPR breaches, but “just in case” says law firm.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ico-bombarded-just-in-case-73906256/Fri, 14 Jun 2019 07:06Rare and well done<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/rare-and-well-done-99097973/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_658847998.jpg' border='0'/></a>Linklaters pledges support to new software set to revolutionise graduate law recruitment.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/rare-and-well-done-99097973/Thu, 13 Jun 2019 17:06Dentons combines with Zimbabwean elite firm<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dentons-combines-with-zimbabwean-elite-firm-16538478/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_595402544.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firms' combination with MawereSibanda aims to position both firms to meet client needs in Africa and around the globe.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dentons-combines-with-zimbabwean-elite-firm-16538478/Thu, 13 Jun 2019 16:06Ex-Sidley's partner Matthew Cahill joins gunnercooke<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ex-sidleys-partner-matthew-cahill-joins-gunnercooke-40159608/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/MatthewCahill1.jpg' border='0'/></a>Disruptor law firm gunnercooke is accelerating the growth of its London practice with the hire of ex-Clifford Chance and Sidley Austin capital markets veteran Matthew Cahill.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ex-sidleys-partner-matthew-cahill-joins-gunnercooke-40159608/Thu, 13 Jun 2019 12:06Around the house<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-19888769/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/hk_opt_s1400x0.jpg' border='0'/></a>Going, going, gone to Phillips! All the moves around the house this week.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-19888769/Wed, 12 Jun 2019 15:06ALS systems go!<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/als-systems-go!-98303498/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_655290724.jpg' border='0'/></a>In-house departments relying more on alternative legal services (ALS) says latest survey.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/als-systems-go!-98303498/Wed, 12 Jun 2019 14:06General counsel steps up to co-chief exec role<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/general-counsel-steps-up-to-co-chief-exec-role-53255262/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Mike-Turner-rA15436-362x453.jpg' border='0'/></a>More evidence of a shift in general counsel status as gc joins with chief financial officer as co-chief execs of Allied Minds.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/general-counsel-steps-up-to-co-chief-exec-role-53255262/Wed, 12 Jun 2019 14:06Ten companies awarded ACC Value Champions<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/ten-companies-awarded-acc-value-champions-43417843/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1034455687.jpg' border='0'/></a>ACC values corporate legal departments using digital tools, strategy to speed up and streamline business.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/ten-companies-awarded-acc-value-champions-43417843/Wed, 12 Jun 2019 14:06Greenberg Traurig throws a recurve ball<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/greenberg-traurig-throws-a-recurve-ball-72745906/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_645887920.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm launches Recurve as “first-of-its-kind” global shared services platform to transform delivery of range of services for legal industry.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/greenberg-traurig-throws-a-recurve-ball-72745906/Wed, 12 Jun 2019 12:06Vietnam launches first mediation centre<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/vietnam-launches-first-mediation-centre-50918260/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/vicmc-signed-cooperation-agreements-with-universities.jpg' border='0'/></a>International commercial mediation centre launches in Hanoi and signs cooperation agreement with law faculties.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/vietnam-launches-first-mediation-centre-50918260/Wed, 12 Jun 2019 12:06ATZ Law Chambers rebrands to A&K Tanzania<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/atz-law-chambers-rebrands-to-ak-tanzania-82861883/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/News-Banner-We-are-moving.jpg' border='0'/></a>Anjarwalla & Khanna (A&K) in Tanzania has taken over the practice of ATZ Law Chambers and expanded its leadership team.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/atz-law-chambers-rebrands-to-ak-tanzania-82861883/Wed, 12 Jun 2019 12:06Law firms in helicopter horror<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/law-firms-in-helicopter-horror-82092306/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_62949358.jpg' border='0'/></a>New York helicopter crash-lands on Sidley and Willkie offices in early afternoon tragedy, firm safely deploys emergency proocols.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/law-firms-in-helicopter-horror-82092306/Tue, 11 Jun 2019 10:06Addleshaw Goddard elevate “disruptive and innovative” fintechs<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/addleshaw-goddard-elevate-disruptive-and-innovative-fintechs-22890030/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_421852078.jpg' border='0'/></a>The Addleshaw Goddard Elevate 2019 cohort has been announced, with nine innovative fintech businesses awarded a position.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/addleshaw-goddard-elevate-disruptive-and-innovative-fintechs-22890030/Tue, 11 Jun 2019 10:06From HSF to MBE for ALT leader!<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/from-hsf-to-mbe-for-alt-leader!-42539496/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/libby.jackson@hsf.com_WEB.jpg' border='0'/></a>Herbert Smith Freehills partner appointed an MBE for services to the Northern Ireland economy and innovation in law.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/from-hsf-to-mbe-for-alt-leader!-42539496/Tue, 11 Jun 2019 10:06Simmon & Simmons goes Dutch on construction<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/simmon--simmons-goes-dutch-on-construction-14442590/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/14944074_s_300x180.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm partners with Dutch think tank by co-initiating new early contractor involvement model.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/simmon--simmons-goes-dutch-on-construction-14442590/Tue, 11 Jun 2019 10:06Latham & Watkins scoop fintech pair<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/latham--watkins-scoop-fintech-pair-65142503/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1354344608.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm expands fintech practice with prominent Washington DC hires, capturing two experienced partners from Crowell & Moring.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/latham--watkins-scoop-fintech-pair-65142503/Mon, 10 Jun 2019 08:06Pay now, argue later?<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/pay-now-argue-later-26323903/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1141163483.jpg' border='0'/></a>Launch by Pinsent Masons and QMUL School of Arbitration of survey aims at efficiently resolving international construction disputes.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/pay-now-argue-later-26323903/Tue, 11 Jun 2019 10:06True cost of counterfeiting under the microscope<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/true-cost-of-counterfeiting-under-the-microscope-93925890/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1060612436.jpg' border='0'/></a>EUR 60 billion lost every year across the EU due to counterfeiting in 13 key economic sectors, though IP specialist firm questions the true costs.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/true-cost-of-counterfeiting-under-the-microscope-93925890/Fri, 07 Jun 2019 15:06Law firm has a craic<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/law-firm-has-a-craic-51720199/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Lisa Broderick, DAC Beachcroft Dublin Location Head.jpg' border='0'/></a>Look into your Irish/English dictionary to see what a craic is, but it involves lawyers having fun as firm celebrates a decade in Dublin, and also launches crisis and cyber service.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/law-firm-has-a-craic-51720199/Fri, 07 Jun 2019 15:06UK lawyers fear “disruptive” Big 4<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/uk-lawyers-fear-disruptive-big-4-45698742/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_186420503.jpg' border='0'/></a>Many UK lawyers fear they will struggle to compete as big accounting groups aggressively expand into legal services.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/uk-lawyers-fear-disruptive-big-4-45698742/Fri, 07 Jun 2019 15:06Brexit is changing the rules for EU customs law<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/global-view/brexit-is-changing-the-rules-for-eu-customs-law-74291292/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/19427412_s.jpg' border='0'/></a>Companies need to take extra steps to ensure they are fully compliant with EU customs law, says Van Bael & Bellis customs practice head Pablo Muñiz.http://www.globallegalpost.com/global-view/brexit-is-changing-the-rules-for-eu-customs-law-74291292/Thu, 06 Jun 2019 19:06Gliding into Singapore<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/gliding-into-singapore-97352763/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Singapore cropped.jpg' border='0'/></a>Singapore Academy of Law launches legaltech accelerator called GLIDE to attract startups and international talent in “less saturated” market space.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/gliding-into-singapore-97352763/Thu, 06 Jun 2019 11:06Dentons jump in revenue but with a little less PEP<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dentons-jump-in-revenue-but-with-a-little-less-pep-70375184/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_423859780.jpg' border='0'/></a>Scottish merger highlighted as Dentons reports a 13 per cent rise in revenue for the financial year but PEP only grew in the same period by 4 per cent.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dentons-jump-in-revenue-but-with-a-little-less-pep-70375184/Thu, 06 Jun 2019 11:06Schoenherr moves into Upper Austria<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/schoenherr-moves-into-upper-austria-45725931/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Vienna2.jpg' border='0'/></a>After being on the radar for some time Vienna-based firm strengthens its Austrian presence with opening of new office in Linz, Upper Austria.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/schoenherr-moves-into-upper-austria-45725931/Thu, 06 Jun 2019 11:06Around the house<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-40390911/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1211624437.jpg' border='0'/></a>Two innovation companies hire their first-ever general counsel, while a merchant bank ends its search after general counsel announced retirement last year.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-40390911/Wed, 05 Jun 2019 11:06Data analytics an in-house 'priority'<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/data-analytics-an-in-house-priority-28958006/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_562765537.jpg' border='0'/></a>Data analytics high or medium priority for almost 60 percent of corporate counsel offices, according survey of legal operations directors.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/data-analytics-an-in-house-priority-28958006/Wed, 05 Jun 2019 10:06EY grows its in-house legal offering<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/ey-grows-its-in-house-legal-offering-39903496/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/ernst.jpg' border='0'/></a>Acquisition by big 4 firm of Pangea3 Legal Managed Services extends services offered to in-house legal departments in over 80 jurisdictions.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/ey-grows-its-in-house-legal-offering-39903496/Thu, 06 Jun 2019 11:06HSF to exit Berlin<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hsf-to-exit-berlin-40206261/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1271963728.jpg' border='0'/></a>Berlin exit as Herbert Smith Freehills refocuses on Frankfurt and Düsseldorf, leaving even less international coverage in the city.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hsf-to-exit-berlin-40206261/Thu, 06 Jun 2019 11:06Privacy app taps into $5 billion market<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/privacy-app-taps-into-$5-billion-market-3188326/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_784765327.jpg' border='0'/></a>Silicon Valley law firm Wilson Sonsini is selling CCPA advice starting at $7,500, earning over $100,000 in sales first week for its privacy app.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/privacy-app-taps-into-$5-billion-market-3188326/Wed, 05 Jun 2019 09:06Bird & Bird find a new baseline<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/bird--bird-find-a-new-baseline-86125772/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1146196787.jpg' border='0'/></a>Baseline merging with Valeocon to bolster Bird & Bird management consulting business.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/bird--bird-find-a-new-baseline-86125772/Wed, 05 Jun 2019 09:06Dentons extends global coverage of Whistleblowing tool<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/dentons-extends-global-coverage-of-whistleblowing-tool-4643480/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_107466830.jpg' border='0'/></a>Expansion of Dentons' interactive whistleblower systems tool extends coverage to 73 countries, and it's free!http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/dentons-extends-global-coverage-of-whistleblowing-tool-4643480/Thu, 06 Jun 2019 11:06Norton's team follows trail to Kennedys<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/nortons-team-follows-trail-to-kennedys-271508/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/norton-rose-fulbright-front.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm bolsters global marine and energy practice with hire of 12-strong team from Norton Rose Fulbright, following move by finance director.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/nortons-team-follows-trail-to-kennedys-271508/Wed, 05 Jun 2019 09:06Falling filings still yield $1.8 billion damages<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/falling-filings-still-yield-$18-billion-damages-50515327/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_566003833.jpg' border='0'/></a>First annual Lex Machina litigation report shows over $1.8 billion in ERISA-related damages awarded 2016-2018 despite decline in filings.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/falling-filings-still-yield-$18-billion-damages-50515327/Tue, 04 Jun 2019 12:06AI silos threaten justice<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ai-silos-threaten-justice-93295389/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_523407850.jpg' border='0'/></a>Ad hoc use of complex algorithms in the justice system needs urgent oversight says the Law Society of England and Wales in new report following a year-long investigation.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ai-silos-threaten-justice-93295389/Tue, 04 Jun 2019 12:06Osborne Clarke enters the Dragon's Den<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/osborne-clarke-enters-the-dragons-den-43966600/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_738240103.jpg' border='0'/></a>First cohort attends 'Dragons' Den' event with expert panel from Firstminute Capital, Founders Factory and Osborne Clarke.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/osborne-clarke-enters-the-dragons-den-43966600/Mon, 03 Jun 2019 19:06Counting the cost of GDPR<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/counting-the-cost-of-gdpr-2503006/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_91902383.jpg' border='0'/></a>Over half of UK global businesses believe they are failing to comply with data privacy regulations costing an average of &pound;840,000 annually.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/counting-the-cost-of-gdpr-2503006/Wed, 05 Jun 2019 09:06Ince rebrands six months into merger<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ince-rebrands-six-months-into-merger-87209610/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Adrian_Biles.jpg' border='0'/></a>Ince simplifies brand as Gordon Dadds name take a back seat and most entities will be known simply as Ince.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/ince-rebrands-six-months-into-merger-87209610/Mon, 03 Jun 2019 19:06Van Bael & Bellis revamps management team<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/van-bael--bellis-revamps-management-team-26482383/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/19427412_s.jpg' border='0'/></a>Competition and trade law firm Van Bael & Bellis has restructured its management with founder Jean-Francois Bellis appointed as chair.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/van-bael--bellis-revamps-management-team-26482383/Fri, 31 May 2019 11:05Sweden introduces “beer contract”<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/sweden-introduces-beer-contract-47951793/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_436559452.jpg' border='0'/></a>Failing to meet a friend for a beer will cost $50 for breach of contract, which is still marginally cheaper than buying a round of beers for your friends in Sweden - perfect story to end the week!http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/sweden-introduces-beer-contract-47951793/Fri, 31 May 2019 10:05Financial regulators set their priorities in Sydney<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/financial-regulators-set-their-priorities-in-sydney-16433052/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1094901527.jpg' border='0'/></a>Members of the International Organization of Securities Commissions (IOSCO) met at the organization´s 44th Annual Meeting in Sydney hosted by ASIC to discuss priorities.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/financial-regulators-set-their-priorities-in-sydney-16433052/Fri, 31 May 2019 10:05Research highlights entrepreneurial spirit in UK legal market<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/research-highlights-entrepreneurial-spirit-in-uk-legal-market-98999761/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_745512433.jpg' border='0'/></a>Over 520 new law firms planned for the next year as lower costs of technology and successful IPOs feature amongst factors encouraging more entrepreneurship amongst lawyers.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/research-highlights-entrepreneurial-spirit-in-uk-legal-market-98999761/Fri, 31 May 2019 10:05Eversheds sets out stall on Chicago's Magnificent Mile<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/eversheds-sets-out-stall-on-chicagos-magnificent-mile-96147195/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_419677327.jpg' border='0'/></a>Eversheds Sutherland opens in Chicago two years after combination, and brings in White & Case real estate veteran lawyer to head up the office.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/eversheds-sets-out-stall-on-chicagos-magnificent-mile-96147195/Thu, 30 May 2019 09:05Kirkland & Ellis kicks off wellbeing program<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/kirkland--ellis-kicks-off-wellbeing-program-20254041/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_159477887.jpg' border='0'/></a>Kirkland launches a firmwide wellbeing program and hires expert in field to lead initiative to tackle issues related to mental health and substance misuse.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/kirkland--ellis-kicks-off-wellbeing-program-20254041/Fri, 31 May 2019 10:05Linklaters in Beijing opening<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/linklaters-in-beijing-opening-5773977/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_244411486.jpg' border='0'/></a>Following Shanghai free trade zone deal, Linklaters' China joint operation partner Zhao Sheng law firm is to open Beijing branch.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/linklaters-in-beijing-opening-5773977/Fri, 31 May 2019 10:05Huawei general counsel attacks US “state-sanctioned campaign”<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/huawei-general-counsel-attacks-us-state-sanctioned-campaign-26177927/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/{DB9FD67C-905D-484D-8672-87DA5EBE84B5}songliuping.jpg' border='0'/></a>Huawei Technologies calls on US halt a 'state-sanctioned campaign against company,' as general counsel says it will not deliver global cybersecurity and attacks blacklisting.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/huawei-general-counsel-attacks-us-state-sanctioned-campaign-26177927/Thu, 30 May 2019 09:05British royal sets general counsels on “misson”<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/british-royal-sets-general-counsels-on-misson-18775618/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_765355024.jpg' border='0'/></a>Prince Charles tells general counsels to act on climate change, flags issue of litigation being used increasingly as a form of activism.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/british-royal-sets-general-counsels-on-misson-18775618/Thu, 30 May 2019 09:05Around the house<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-86547998/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_655270471.jpg' border='0'/></a>Australians at ANZ and PwC take up new global appointments among the moves this week around the house.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-86547998/Wed, 29 May 2019 10:05LexisNexis CounselLink launches new tools for general counsel<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/lexisnexis-counsellink-launches-new-tools-for-general-counsel-77289685/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1103575772.jpg' border='0'/></a>New features supports legal teams to collect, organize, track, audit and report on legal department workload and demonstrate value delivered to the enterprise.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/lexisnexis-counsellink-launches-new-tools-for-general-counsel-77289685/Wed, 29 May 2019 10:05Italian merger creates largest independent firm<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/italian-merger-creates-largest-independent-firm-39468868/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_334178606.jpg' border='0'/></a>BonelliErede and Lombardi e Associati merger gets the green light, though there has been some fallout as lawyers leave for other firms.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/italian-merger-creates-largest-independent-firm-39468868/Wed, 29 May 2019 10:05Firms in Korea and Myanmar collaboration<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/firms-in-korea-and-myanmar-collaboration-70716862/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_294568400.jpg' border='0'/></a>Korea's Yulchon has forged a collaboration arrangement with ZICO Law in Myanmar, building on historic ties between the two nations.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/firms-in-korea-and-myanmar-collaboration-70716862/Wed, 29 May 2019 10:05UK data privacy fines increase by &pound;2m<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/uk-data-privacy-fines-increase-by-2m-78190977/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1052140007.jpg' border='0'/></a>Increases in 2018 impacted even before GDPR fines begin to kick in says PwC privacy report, while marketing key culprit.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/uk-data-privacy-fines-increase-by-2m-78190977/Wed, 29 May 2019 10:05The "gift of feedback" with a global resonance<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/the-gift-of-feedback-with-a-global-resonance-70861602/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/D7QnW4uW4AAeAuS.jpg' border='0'/></a>Two female plaintiffs deliver the “gift of feedback” to Irish bar conference while barrister calls legal delays a “national disgrace” - messages for lawyers in all jurisdictions?http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/the-gift-of-feedback-with-a-global-resonance-70861602/Wed, 29 May 2019 10:05Freshfields launches Freshfields Lab<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/freshfields-launches-freshfields-lab-19250249/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_311867777.jpg' border='0'/></a>Freshfields Lab is new collaborative space to accelerate innovation as a core part of the Firm's digitization strategy with first location in Berlin.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/freshfields-launches-freshfields-lab-19250249/Tue, 28 May 2019 11:05DAC Beachcroft in charity collaboration<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dac-beachcroft-in-charity-collaboration-18194316/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_247744987.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm to support 1,200 small charities through pro bono legal guidance in partnership with Aviva.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/dac-beachcroft-in-charity-collaboration-18194316/Wed, 29 May 2019 10:05Lawtech lacking in trust<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/lawtech-lacking-in-trust-88888150/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_421460215.jpg' border='0'/></a>British Consumer watchdog issues paper raising concerns over lawtech and lack of consumer trust, and provides regulatory checklist.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/lawtech-lacking-in-trust-88888150/Fri, 24 May 2019 09:05Bird & Bird's “no-brainer”<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/bird--birds-no-brainer-48523641/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_305593262.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm launches dpo and gdpr representative services to help clients comply with gdpr, new managing director says "no-brainer" to offer service.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/bird--birds-no-brainer-48523641/Fri, 24 May 2019 09:05Canada launches digital charter<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/canada-launches-digital-charter-13494281/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_402099640.jpg' border='0'/></a>Call to modernise legislation as charter promotes 10 principles aiming to build a foundation of trust for Canadians in the digital sphere.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/canada-launches-digital-charter-13494281/Fri, 24 May 2019 06:05KPMG adds to Asia legal presence<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/kpmg-adds-to-asia-legal-presence-83582269/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_408860593.jpg' border='0'/></a>Big four firm expands its legal offering to Indonesia with domestic firm alliance, next stop Shanghai.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/kpmg-adds-to-asia-legal-presence-83582269/Fri, 24 May 2019 09:05Hogan Lovells in trademark platform collaboration<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hogan-lovells-in-trademark-platform-collaboration-1454969/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1274686051.jpg' border='0'/></a>Firm further enhances its trademark management efficiency with Anaqua, a new platform supporting a global collaboration.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/hogan-lovells-in-trademark-platform-collaboration-1454969/Fri, 24 May 2019 09:05ICJ launches first app<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/icj-launches-first-app-65658586/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_515627617.jpg' border='0'/></a>The International Court of Justice embraces lawtech with app becoming first international judicial body in Netherlands, appoints new registrar.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/icj-launches-first-app-65658586/Fri, 24 May 2019 09:05Cybersecurity protection to deter patent trolls<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/cybersecurity-protection-to-deter-patent-trolls-26151136/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1371231638.jpg' border='0'/></a>Unified Patents attracts general counsel praises with launch of cybersecurity protection zone attracting industry leaders and innovators.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/cybersecurity-protection-to-deter-patent-trolls-26151136/Wed, 22 May 2019 09:05Around the house<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-27731181/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/Caesar Palace.jpg' border='0'/></a>This week's moves highlight some general counsel trends, including gc turned ceo and contractual departure of Caesars Palace gc after ceo's termination.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/around-the-house-27731181/Wed, 22 May 2019 09:05General counsel rate top legal brands<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/general-counsel-rate-top-legal-brands-70599533/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1293957151.jpg' border='0'/></a>In "bet-the-company" situations general counsel places Skadden top of the list.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/general-counsel-rate-top-legal-brands-70599533/Wed, 22 May 2019 10:05New study highlights dealmaking factors<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/new-study-highlights-dealmaking-factors-29982616/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_87535540.jpg' border='0'/></a>Need to acquire technology underpins corporate TMT dealmaking says PwC analysis, calls for more groundwork and better communication.http://www.globallegalpost.com/corporate-counsel/new-study-highlights-dealmaking-factors-29982616/Wed, 22 May 2019 09:05JAMS in NY and LA<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/jams-in-ny-and-la-66939696/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/shutterstock_1076929127.jpg' border='0'/></a>Not traffic jams for a change, but new international arbitration centers which have officially opened in Los Angeles and New York.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/jams-in-ny-and-la-66939696/Wed, 22 May 2019 10:05Singing the legal blues<a href = 'http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/singing-the-legal-blues-78513181/'><img width='120px' align='left' alt='' src='http://www.globallegalpost.com/uploads/images/D5ry_-WUEAAYjbA.jpg' border='0'/></a>Songwriters call for more freedoms and less regulation during ASCAP “Stand with Songwriters” on today's advocacy day.http://www.globallegalpost.com/big-stories/singing-the-legal-blues-78513181/Wed, 22 May 2019 09:05